#bb0010 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb0010 is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 6.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 91.4% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 354.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb0010 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0020 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 6
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 91
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb0010 color description : Strong red.

#bb0010 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb0010 has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:16 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0.91, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255248.

Hex triplet bb0010 #bb0010
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 16 rgb(187,0,16)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 6.3 rgb(73.3%,0%,6.3%)
CMYK 0, 100, 91, 27
HSL 354.9°, 100, 36.7 hsl(354.9,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 354.9°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 38.907, 63.614, 47.227
XYZ 20.588, 10.605, 1.453
xyY 0.631, 0.325, 10.605
CIE-LCH 38.907, 79.229, 36.59
CIE-LUV 38.907, 126.284, 25.453
Hunter-Lab 32.565, 55.861, 20.15
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 00010000

Color Schemes with #bb0010

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Alternatives to #bb0010

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#bb0010 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb0010

This text has a font color of #bb0010.

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#bb0010 background color

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#bb0010 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb0010;}
.background {background-color:#bb0010;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb0010;}

Shades and Tints of #bb0010

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #0a0001 is the darkest color, while #fff6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb0010

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655658 is the less saturated color, while #bb0010 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb0010 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #542e32 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e642c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d5f00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bd1400 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a3f21 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #933c05 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc0d05 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population